Whist with a Twist – a jolly afternoon of cards, bubbles and tea

Whist with a Twist A jolly afternoon of bubbles, tea and cards to raise money for Wells Maltings All (not very serious or experienced) card players welcome to join us for fun and gentle competition, raising money for future projects and activities Thursday 8 March 2018, 2pm at The Quaker Meeting Hall, Church Street, Wells-next-the-Sea Play.. read more →

Sam Peel and Us – reflections on a great man

Rehearsals of our community production of A MAN WHO DID DIFFERENT, celebrating the life of Sam Peel, are coming to an end, with public performances on 2 and 3 March. We’ve shared reflections from two of the young people who have stepped up to be part of this important project – it’s now the turn.. read more →

Talented people needed to join the team

Two new posts to drive the new Maltings forward – now recruiting! We seek two highly motivated, skilled and dedicated colleagues to be part of our growing staff team. LEARNING AND ENGAGEMENT MANAGER To lead on creative projects with young people and in the community, and to get people participating in arts and heritage activity.. read more →

Your New Maltings Needs You!

Your community arts and heritage centre needs you! Wells Maltings is for everyone, and to make it fly as a community hub that brings everyone together to enjoy great arts and heritage activities and programmes, we need volunteers to work with us. As the building work completes and we move towards our planned opening in.. read more →

Get Crafty with Maltings Makers this Spring

Brand new for Spring 2018 MALTINGS MAKERS Get crafty with Wells Maltings and The Fairyland Trust Saturday morning craft workshops for children aged 4-9 We are pleased to have joined forces with The Fairyland Trust to offer four craft workshops over the Spring for young people aged 4-9. Come along and get inspired by nature.. read more →

Puddles, panels and patina – a new year for the Wells Maltings building

Last Monday, 15 January, is affectionately known as Black Monday. The day when the dark mornings, gloomy afternoons, damp and cold conspire with the last crumbs of the Christmas cake, not to mention the credit card bill from festive shopping. We don’t think like that at Wells Maltings. Every day is a golden opportunity, to.. read more →

Artists needed for our opening exhibition

CONNECTION:OPEN 2018 exhibition to celebrate the best East Anglian art Be part of our opening exhibition from June 2018. Artists with an East Anglian connection are invited to submit works for the exciting launch exhibition in our new art space. CONNECTION: OPEN 2018 will bring together the best artists from across the East Anglian region.. read more →

Restoration work reveals amazing heritage

Restoration work under the Maltings is now underway, the initial strip out work has revealed the stunning heritage roof structure and beams on the first floor of the building. Exciting times! read more →

A Wonderful Archive of Early Photos from the Wells Maltings

The Granary theatre in the Wells Maltings is on course so we are continuing to catalogue and care for the building. These photographs, kindly taken by Chris Beale will be added to the archive of pre development material being gathered by The Maltings Trust. Quite wonderfully a lot of the original interior fittings in the.. read more →

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